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Kanyakumari-bound Vivek Express, the country's longest-running passenger train, chugged off from platform number 1 of the Dibrugarh railway station in Assam on the night of March 22 (Saturday). India was set to observe the Janta curfew the next day, and by the time it reached its destination in Kanyakumari on Wednesday, India had come to a complete halt and lockdown state.
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Researchers have analysed that on an average women feel 10 per cent more unsafe than men while travelling in public transport across the world. This changes as per the mode of public transport. It has been found that women in Europe felt 12% more unsafe than men while they boarded on public transport, while in South America the percentage difference of feeling safe was 9%.Covid 19, Coronavirus, Domestic Travel, Indian Railways, Planes, BanCOVID-19: This is why government suspended domestic travel by planes and trains
India is on stage 2 of the coronavirus spread which means people with international travel history and their contacts have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). But, some reports suggested that people were risking the life of other by slipping out from the home quarantine and using the public transport.Indian Train service suspendedCoronavirus: Indian Railways suspends all passenger train services till March 31
The Indian Railways on Sunday announced that all passenger trains across the country will remain suspended till March 31 extending its initial order of cancelling trains only on March 22 for the Janta Curfew.Travel AdvisoryIndian Railways issues fresh travel advisory after 12 passengers test Covid-19 positive
Indian Railways on Saturday found 12 passengers, who travelled through trains, positive with Covid-19; the authorities have issued an immediate travel advisory.Full refund100% refund for all cancelled tickets till April 15: Indian Railways
Indian Railways on Saturday announced that it will be giving 100% refund to the passengers who cancel their tickets till April 15, a step to avoid crowding in public places and aid social distancing as the number of Sars-Cov-2 cases in India stood at 258.Delhi Metro updateJanta Curfew: Delhi Metro services to remain shut on Sunday
In wake of Janta Curfew on March 22 (Sunday), the DMRC announced that the Delhi Metro services will not be operational on the day to make the attempt a success.Flight BanFor one week, India bans all commercial international flights
In a bid to stop spreading of coronavirus in the country, India has barred all scheduled international flights for next one week from March 22. Normally, India gets around 300 international flights every week.TravelLimca Book of Records: Mountaineer Satyarup Siddhanta first Indian to complete Volcanic Seven Summit
Renowned American writer Mark Twain had said, “There is probably no pleasure equal to the pleasure of climbing a dangerous Alp; but it is a pleasure which is confined strictly to people who can find pleasure in it.” An Indian mountaineer, Satyarup Siddhanta, is living these prophetic words by conquering the most dangerous summits in the world and bringing laurels to the nation. He has been nominated for the coveted Limca Book of World Records for his extra-ordinary achievement to be the first Indian to climb the highest volcanoes of each of the 7 continents.TravelIndian Railways advises people to bring their own blankets for train journeys
In a bid to ensure no spreading of coronavirus among the passengers, the Indian Railways has withdrawn curtains from AC coaches. An advisory has been issued asking the passengers to bring their own blankets when they take the journey on the train.TravelCoronavirus: Visa bans to crash tourism industry in India
The hotel and travel operators have raised fears that their industry will be hugely hit with the travel ban for foreigners in India till mid-April due to rising cases of coronavirus.TravelIndia to Pakistan via Kartarpur Corridor: Complete guide in 10 minutes
Visiting Kartarpur Sahib from India is a dream of many Sikh followers and to make them understand the easy process of getting access of Kartarpur Corridor, we take you from Delhi to Narowal district with the help of quick 10-minute guide.TravelWomen's Day: Free entry for ladies at all ASI monuments
The Archeological Survey of India (ASI) has decided to celebrate the women's day by making entry of ladies free to all the monuments under it, including Taj Mahal.TravelCOVID-19 | India cancels visas of travellers coming from Italy, Iran, South Korea, and Japan
The visas, both electronic and regular, of the foreign nationals travelling from Italy, Iran, South Korea, and Japan have been cancelled by India in wake of three people, including a tourist, testing positive for COVID-19.TravelMouni Roy's bareback picture from Maldives is a holiday treat for fans
Bollywood and TV actor Mouni Roy is currently vacationing in the Maldives and is treating fans with her pictures from the holiday destination.TravelIRCTC's third private train to run from February 20: What's special about it?
Indian Railways is all set to give a green signal to its third private train that will begin its services on February 20 this year.TravelBill Gates buys Hydrogen powered yacht for a whopping $600 million
World's second richest man Bill Gates has made an investment on the innovation keeping an eye on the climate change. According to reports, he has spent a whopping sum of $600 million on a liquid-Hydrogen powered yacht.TravelWorld's worst traffic list releases, four Indian cities in top 10: Report
India has topped the TomTom Traffic Index 2019 with four Indian cities finding a spot in the top 10 most congested cities globally.TravelSurajkund Mela 2020: Date, timing, how to reach and all you need to know
Surajkund Mela 2020 or international craft fair is all set to begin from February 1 and will continue till February 16 this year. Every year around 1 million people pay their visits to experience the variety of Indian crafts from all around the country at one place.
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